Luigi Montesano

  • Ph. D. student (2021-2023)
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  • Postal address:
    Institute for Chemical Technology and Polymer Chemistry
    Engesserstr. 20
    Campus South Bldg. 11.21
    76131 Karlsruhe

Research interest

•    Multiscale Modeling of the Oxidative Removal of Pollutants
•    Understanding and modeling the influence of real operation conditions on catalyst performance 



Sept. 2018 – Apr. 2021 MSc in Chemical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy 
Master Thesis: “Methane Steam Reforming using Rh/Al2O3 catalyst particles packed into copper foams: kinetic study in concentrated conditions and intensified H2 production tests”
A. Beretta, Laboratory of Catalysis and Catalytic Processes
Feb. 2019 – Jul 2019 Erasmus+ Program, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
Jan. 2019 – Feb. 2019 Visiting student for “Clean Combustion Winter School”, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
Oct. 2015 – Sept. 2018 BSc in Chemical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy
Bachelor Thesis: “Evaluation of performances and durability of graphene-based MPL for PEM fuel cells”
G. Dotelli, Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering “Giulio Natta” Department